> Site visits by maintenance expert group

16 Oct 2015

The PLATINA 2 group of experts convened at three different workshops in 2015 to discuss relevant issues regarding maintenance, to review the draft versions of the manual and to exchange experiences during on-site visits.

  1. Implementing long term engineering solutions to reduce maintenance efforts at dredging site in Bad Deutsch Altenburg near Vienna, Austria in October 2015.
  2. Implementing structural measures and maximising possibilities of fairway realignment by making use of the corridor-oriented fairway marking database to reduce maintenance efforts on the Danube in Belgrade, Serbia in March 2015
  3. Sediment management programme (artificial bedload supply) on the Rhine in Iffezheim & Gambsheim, Germany & France in September 2015.

Summary of site visits